An award-winning English and Social Studies teacher at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, Calif., Larry Ferlazzo is the author of Helping Students Motivate Themselves: Practical Answers To Classroom Challenges, The ESL/ELL Teacher's Survival Guide, and Building Parent Engagement In Schools.He also maintains the popular Websites of the Day blog. In this EdWeek blog, an experiment in knowledge-gathering, he will address readers' questions on classroom management, ELL instruction, lesson planning, and other issues facing teachers. Send your questions to [email protected]. And offer your own thoughts and responses in the comments section.
Today, I'm sharing a short video gearedtowardparents/guardians acknowledging their own challenges and offering some suggestions about how we can build a partnership to benefit our students/their children. I didn't want to subject parents to my terrible Spanish accent, sothe videois in English only but has Spanish subtitles.
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